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combinatorial chemistry

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780198722823
Published online January 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191789540
combinatorial chemistry

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A technique in which very large numbers of related compounds are formed in small quantities in cells on a plate, and properties are investigated by some automated technique. It is particularly used in the development of new drugs....

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Subjects: Chemistry

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